We aim to ensure improved quality of care for people with dementia in care homes by providing specialist assessment and support.
We provide mental healthcare support to people of any age who have a diagnosis of dementia and live in a residential care home or care home with nursing.
This service is available across the county of Nottinghamshire. There is a separate service in Newark and Sherwood.
Monday to Friday from 8:30am - 4:30pm.
The service can be accessed via the Older People's Community Mental Health Team in each area.
Written referrals are accepted from your GP, community matrons, adult social care and health, continuing healthcare team, mental health intermediate care teams and direct from care home managers.
For further information about this service, contact:
Service Manager - Elaine Mallard
Tel: 0115 969 1300 Ext 14549.
For more information see our Dementia Outreach Service - Nottingham North and East [pdf] 214KB.
Outside of office hours please contact your GP service, NHS 111, or in an emergency go to your local Accident and Emergency (A&E) department.
Written referrals are accepted from GPs, community matrons, adult social care and health, continuing healthcare team, mental health intermediate care teams and direct from care home managers.
Nottingham North and East Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), Rushcliffe CCG, Nottingham West CCG, Mansfield and Ashfield CCG, Bassetlaw CCG.